Alfredo Martínez-Espinoza
University of Georgia
Technical publication

Identification and Control of Fusarium Head Blight (Scab) of Wheat in Georgia

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Identification and Control of Fusarium Head Blight (Scab) of Wheat in Georgia
Fusarium Head Blight (FHB), also called scab, is a devastating and dangerous disease of wheat and barley with worldwide distribution. The disease causes yield loss, low-test weights, low seed germination, and contamination of grain with mycotoxins...
Ram Singh
Ram Singh (India)
Technical publication

Effect of varying levels of dietary ochratoxin A on the performance of broiler chickens

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Effect of varying levels of dietary ochratoxin A on the performance of broiler chickens
Mycotoxins are a group of structurally diverse secondary metabolites of fungi that occur as contaminants of grains worldwide. Aspergillus, Alternaria, Claviceps, Fusarium and Penicillium species of fungi are ubiquitous in nature and under ideal...
Janio M. Santurio
UFSM - Universidad Federal de Santa María
Technical publication

Effects of fed mycotoxin contaminated diets supplemented with spray-dried porcine plasma on cholinergic response and behavior in piglets

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Effects of fed mycotoxin contaminated diets supplemented with spray-dried porcine plasma on cholinergic response and behavior in piglets
Mycotoxins are considered important contaminants of maize-based products (Abdallah et al. 2015). The natural occurrence of aflatoxins, fumonisins, zearalenone, ochratoxin A, trichothecenes, patulin and penicillic acid is often...
Ram Singh
Ram Singh (India)
Technical publication

Efficacy of zinc in amelioration of aflatoxicosis in broiler chickens

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Efficacy of zinc in amelioration of aflatoxicosis in broiler chickens
Presence of mycotoxins in feed is one of the major constraints in maintain feed quality because the mycotoxins are widely present in feedstuffs around the world and may affect production even in very low concentration. The most widespread and in...
T. Ghattas
T. Ghattas (Egypt)
Technical publication

Effect of Mycotoxin on Reproductive Performance in Dairy Cattle

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Effect of Mycotoxin on Reproductive Performance in Dairy Cattle
Mycotoxin contaminations pose growing problem in animal production from the economic and toxicological point of view (Marczuk et al., 2012). The adverse effects of mycotoxins manifest both on the health status, production and...
Águida Aparecida de Oliveira
Technical publication

In Vitro Activity of Neem (Azadirachta indica) Oil on Growth and Ochratoxin A Production by Aspergillus carbonarius Isolates

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In Vitro Activity of Neem (Azadirachta indica) Oil on Growth and Ochratoxin A Production by Aspergillus carbonarius Isolates
Members of the Aspergillus spp., among many other toxigenic fungi, have been found to have a strong ecological link with human food supplies [1]. They are often associated with food and animal feed during drying and storage...
Hassan Ahmed Amra
Technical publication

Ochratoxin A Occurrence on Egyptian Wheat During Seasons (2009–2014)

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Ochratoxin A Occurrence on Egyptian Wheat During Seasons (2009–2014)
Fungi, especially filamentous fungi can engender secondary metabolites denominated mycotoxins that have deleterious impacts, such as estrogenic effect, carcinogenicity, teratogenicity and mutagenicity in humanity and animal...
DR VISHNU KIRAN MANAM
Technical publication

Biosynthesis and Characterization of Silver Nanoparticles from Marine Seaweed Colpomenia Sinuosa and its Antifungal Efficacy

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Biosynthesis and Characterization of Silver Nanoparticles from Marine Seaweed Colpomenia Sinuosa and its Antifungal Efficacy
The field of nanotechnology is one of the most active research areas in modern materials science. The biosynthesis of nanoparticles and nanomaterials as an emerging highlight has been widely attributed in the convergence of...
Takuji Tanaka
Takuji Tanaka (Canada)
Technical publication

Deoxynivalenol (DON) Accumulation and Nutrient Recovery in Black Soldier Fly Larvae (Hermetia illucens) Fed Wheat Infected with Fusarium spp.

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Deoxynivalenol (DON) Accumulation and Nutrient Recovery in Black Soldier Fly Larvae (Hermetia illucens) Fed Wheat Infected with Fusarium spp.
Fusarium head blight (FHB) is a fungal disease caused by several Fusarium spp. Wheat, barley, oats, corn, and other cereal grains can be affected by FHB, resulting in small lightweight kernels and, thus, loss of yield. Fusarium...
Radmilo Colovic
Institute of Food Technology - FINS
Technical publication

Decontamination of Mycotoxin-Contaminated Feedstuffs and Compound Feed

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Modern feed mills produce a wide range of products on a daily basis, regardless of whether they have one or several processing lines. Formulated diets are often composed of more than 20 ingredients and each of the ingredients is...
 
 
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